Integration of molecules and new fossils supports a Triassic origin for Lepidosauria (lizards, snakes, and tuatara)
1 Research Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Anatomy Building, UCL, University College London, Gower Street, London WCIE 6BT, UK
2 School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
3 University of Gothenburg, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden
4 Museum für Naturkunde – Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
5 Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Rosenstein 1, D-70191, Stuttgart, Germany
6 Berlin-Brandenburg Institute of Advanced Biodiversity Research (BBIB), 14195 Berlin, Germany
BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:208 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-208Published: 25 September 2013
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Summary of previous molecular divergence estimates, further details of the morphological phylogenetic analysis, and calibration points employed.
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A movie of a surface model of SMNS 91060 based on CT data.
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A movie of a surface model of SMNS 91061 based on CT data.
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List of sequences used from GenBank for 77 extant amniote taxa.
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Majority rule consensus tree from MrBayes, phylogram with posterior probabilities shown.
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